Statue politics resurfaces: Saffron-coloured Ambedkar statue in Uttar Pradesh repainted in blue by BSP leader
The statue of BR Ambedkar in Dugraiyya town of Uttar Pradesh's Badaun that had been painted saffron has now been repainted to its original colour, blue.
Demolition of Lenin statue in Tripura was a show of power indicative of BJP's push towards saffronisation
While in other places, the dismantling of statues marked change already taken place, in Tripura, the act seems to have taken place to force a change.
BR Ambedkar, Periyar, Lenin idols razed: As statue politics peaks in nation, Amit Shah backs H Raja but distances BJP from vandalism
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday strongly condemned the vandalism of statues of Lenin, Periyar and BR Ambedkar and warned of stern action against those found guilty.